Monash International Merit Scholarship

Benefits

Total average value of up to $50,000 (based on a 5-year degree)

  • $10,000 for a full-time study load (48 credit points) paid per year until the minimum number of points for your degree are completed.
  • Commencing undergraduate students will be invited to apply for a place in Monash Minds
  • Recipients may be asked to participate or be profiled in relevant Monash marketing, recruitment and promotional materials and/or events.

Number Offered

  • 31 scholarships are available. Applications from students from all countries are invited and countries with strategic priorities for Monash will be given preference.

Selection

  • Based on academic achievement.
  • Students will also be assessed on their scholarship application statement (500 words), and their potential to be an ambassador for Monash University.
  • Preference will be given to commencing students.

Eligibility

All conditions must be met

  • International student.
  • Commencing students with a full Monash course offer or continuing students, and
  • undertaking a full-time undergraduate or postgraduate (coursework) degree at a Monash campus in Australia, or

Note: the following students are not eligible to apply for this scholarship:

Retention

  • You must maintain a distinction average (70% or above) each semester.
  • You will be required to participate in at least three Marketing and/or Scholarship promotional activities. These activities include attendance at official scholarship functions and participating in marketing activities and networking events.

Application and other information

  • Can be deferred within the same calendar year only.
  • You must submit a separate application form for this scholarship (due dates as below).
  • Before applying for this scholarship, you must have received a full Monash course offer with no conditions.
  • Do not submit supporting documentation with your application – this will not be considered.

Selection round and closing date

Commencement

Round one: October 15 Semester one or two of the following year
Round two: November 15 Semester one or two of the following year
Round three: January 15 Semester one or two of the current year
Round four: March 15 Semester two of the current year
Round five: April 15 Semester two of the current year
Round six: June 12 Semester two of the current year